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How to Setup Transparent Squid Proxy Server in Ubuntu

Squid is a fully-featured HTTP/1.0 proxy which is almost (but not quite – we’re getting there!) HTTP/1.1 compliant. Squid offers a rich access control, anesthetist authorization and logging environment to develop web proxy and content serving applications. This is a short guide on how to set up a transparent squid proxy server. Squid is a…

SFTP on Ubuntu and Debian in 9 easy steps

In this post, I’ll show you how to set up secure ftp (SFTP) access to your Ubuntu server. (Instructions for Debian are very similar: leave out the sudo part and follow these steps as root:) For this to work, you’ll need Ubuntu 8.10 “Intrepid”, Debian 5.0 “Lenny” or newer. In this example, mark is the…

Thunderbird localmail Spool

I was in a bit of a bind the other day when I learned that an IMAP server I was using was going to dissapear. I wanted to backup all of my mail, viagra buy but had too many messages hosted on the IMAP server to copy from one to another, so I decided I’d…